Regular Meeting

October 8, 2002

 

The Board of Supervisor met in Session on the above date with the following members present: O’Farrell, Peterson, Condon, Kirkberg and Chairperson Magnusson.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to approve minutes of October 1, 2002 meeting.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve employment of Michael A. Nairn, part time jailer at the rate of $9.75 per hour, effective September 30, 2002, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Kirkberg to approve employment of John Robert Rohden, Webster County Deputy for a salary of $41,689.02, effective September 23, 2002, per recommendation of Sheriff Griggs.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to approve employment of Shawn Smith for a salary of $40,000.00, effective October 28, 2002, per recommendation of County Attorney Timothy Schott.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to receive and place on file Report of Veteran Affairs Commission for period ending September 30, 2002.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to approve appointment of Linda Smith and Floyd Magnusson as representative of the Department of Human Services Ames Service Area Advisory Board.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Condon, seconded by Kirkberg to approve and authorize Chair to sign Resolution to Temporarily Close Secondary Road in Section 6 Colfax and Section 31 Newark Township on 160th Street between Sampson and Taylor Avenues for railroad crossing repair.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

At 10:15a.m. a public bid letting was held for culvert replacement in Section 8 of Colfax Township on 170th Street over Drainage District #57.  Moved by Kirkberg, seconded by O’Farrell to accept low bid submitted by Humboldt Concrete in the amount of $30,331.88 for culvert materials, Culvert Replacement Project LC-970810-73-94.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by O’Farrell, seconded by Peterson to accept the low bid submitted by Nels Pederson Company, Inc. in the amount of $24,419.34 for Culvert Replacement Project LC-970810-73-94 on Route D14, and authorize the Chairperson to sign contract documents at the appropriate time.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved by Peterson, seconded by Condon to allow claims.  Motion carried unanimously.

 

Moved and seconded the meeting adjourned.